Saint Luke’s Health System
Founded in 1882, Saint Luke’s Hospital is one of the region’s largest tertiary care hospitals. The hospital features 65 medical specialties, including the world-renowned Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute, Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute, and Cancer Institute. With some of the nation’s leading specialists, the hospital offers patients access to the latest lifesaving treatments.
Other specialties provided include outpatient rehabilitation services, transplantation (heart, liver, kidney), high-risk maternity care with a Level IIIb NICU, Level I Trauma Center, kidney dialysis, and the Koontz Center for Advanced Breast Cancer, which is unique to the region.
Nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Saint Luke’s Hospital is one of Kansas City’s leading research and academic medical institutions, serving as a primary teaching hospital for both UMKC and Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences.
With some of the nation’s leading subspecialists, Saint Luke’s offers patients access to the latest lifesaving treatments. It has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and was one of the nation’s first hospitals to win the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Residents will work with some of the best internists and subspecialists in the region, providing care to a group of patients with diverse and complex medical conditions.
Truman Medical Center/University Health
Truman Medical Center is an academic medical center providing quality healthcare to the Kansas City community and beyond, for those with the very best insurance and those with no insurance at all.
Truman Medical Center’s physicians, in affiliation with UMKC, teach the doctors of the future. With two acute care hospitals (one in the UMKC Health Sciences District just south of Downtown and a second location in Southeast Kansas City near Lee’s Summit), Kansas City’s largest behavioral health program, University Health – downtown’s only freestanding specialist and surgery center – and a Women’s and Primary Health location under construction, TMC provides care from birth through senior years.
Truman Medical Center also has the only American College of Surgeons Verified Level 1 Trauma Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Our trauma team sees it all and saves lives every day. Those who have a serious fall or are involved in a car accident say “Take me to Truman for Trauma” to get the best possible care.
Truman Medical Center is known for having the Brightest Minds and Biggest Hearts in Kansas City. It’s where academic experts and compassionate care come together.